Category: Meeting


Research Forum Scandinavian Design Management


Where and when SDU Kolding Engstien 1 Lokale 1.20 kl. 9.30 – 12.30 Mette Dalby & Poul Rind Christensen Leadership (management) and design (strategic design, design thinking) are such broad terms that make it difficult to reach a common ground. In this design research forum we want to involve the...

Small is Beautiful


The project will explore the issue of "growth" in (design) firms - and the phenomenon that some (design) firms actually don't want to grow. Or that some designs run best in small, exclusive series. For this project we have the goal to produce articles on the theme for the coming...

Research Forum Clusters Strategizing in Networks


Where and when  Stadsarkiv meeting room Skolegade 2B Kolding December 11th 9.30 – 12.30 Theme 1: Clusters are regional specializations that are known for offering externalities such as increased innovation, productivity and competitiveness. But what are clusters and how are they developed? These questions will be addressed and the idea...

Research Forum Design Management Studies


Where and when  Nicolai Scene Skolegade 2B Kolding November 27th 9.30 – 12.30 Design management is a nascent field of research. In this 3rd seminar the field is shortly outlined. Key issues are presented by help of two on-going research programs. “D2i - Design to innovate” is a practice driven research...

Research Forum Design Culture Studies


Where and when  Stadsarkiv meeting room Skolegade 2B, Kolding (in front of Nicolai cafe) November 13, 9.30 – 12.30 The humanistic design studies is an approach originating in design history and culture studies focusing on aesthetics and meanings. The broad and complex relations between designer, production, consumption and mediation are investigated...

Research Forum Participatory Innovation


Where and when Nicolai Scene Skolegade 2B Kolding October 30 9.30 – 12.30 SPIRE – Sønderborg Participatory Innovation Research Centre has just completed five years of experiential research to establish a new research theme: Participatory Innovation. This has a focus on human impact of interaction, and it challenges the notion...

SDU Design Research Forum


SDU Design is a new initiative at SDU Kolding to enhance interdisciplinary collaboration in design research, also involving local partners. We are happy to invite you to a series of seminars to meet the involved researchers and their communities of inquiry. The idea is for the researchers to exchange insight...

Open Space


Open Space means organizing the agenda on the spot. The people present bring in their proposals for the agenda, and we organize the meetings around the proposed themes (Wikipedia on Open Space Technology). The idea behind the meeting format is that nobody can predict the most important themes upfront, and...